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Mobile Input Greatly Improves Field Data Collection

In a project to document 3,000 instruments at a refinery, Matrix Technologies was able to cut completion time from 49 weeks to 27 weeks. That was just one of many benefits of moving from paper to tablet PC.
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What Are You Doing About Cybersecurity?

If you think it can’t happen to you, think again. Survey finds that almost 70 percent of respondents have faced at least one security breach in the past year, and yet they’re still not doing much about it.
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Petrochemical Expansion Gets Help From Honeywell Control Upgrade

Qatar Fuel Additives will use the integrated control and safety system to reduce operating costs and improve efficiencies in its methanol and MTBE production.
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Emerson: Guided Wave Radar Level Transmitters

Rosemount 5300 Guided Wave Radar (GWR) level transmitters are now certified to IEC 61508 for safety instrumented functions up to SIL 3.
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New Honeywell President Emphasizes Continuity

Vimal Kapur, whose appointment as president of Honeywell Process Solutions was announced last week, gave an outlook of the industry and HPS’s place in it to the company’s user community.
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Coming Soon: Digital Tally Book for Oil and Gas Installations

Most process field engineers learned to enter notes, parameters and basic instructions in a field tally book.
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Flexibility Within Limits: Global Standards, Best Practices Challenge U.S. Multinationals

From robotic safety standards to disparate best practices in the fast-growing oil and gas industry, U.S. multinationals and their machine-builder partners are having to analyze and adapt to changes.
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Gas Chromatograph Removes Complexity From Natural Gas Measurement

At the Offshore Technology Conference, Emerson Process Management introduced the Danalyzer 370XA, a gas chromatograph featuring a simpler interface and an easily replaceable module.
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Endress+Hauser: Radar Level Transmitters

The Micropilot FMR5X series of free space radar level transmitters can be used for level measurement of liquids and bulk solids products.
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Emerson Process Management: Smart, Simple Gas Chromatograph

The Danalyzer 370XA gas chromatograph (GC) provides reliable measurement accuracy, minimal maintenance and greater ease of use.
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